Simple Energy claims its battery management system is 95% efficient
Simple Energy claims that its One electric scooter is capable of reaching a range of over 200 km in Eco mode thanks to its BMS (Battery Management System).
Simple Energy shared on Wednesday that its proprietary Battery Management System (BMS) allows the electric powertrain to achieve a staggering 95% efficiency, the highest in the industry. The system debuted in the company’s flagship “One” electric scooter.
The EV manufacturer claims that with a 72Nm motor and 4.8kWh battery, its One electric scooter is capable of achieving a full charge range of over 200km in Eco mode thanks to its BMS ( Battery Management System).
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Speaking on the announcement, Suhas Rajkumar, Founder and CEO of Simple Energy, said, “Engineering and incremental innovation are the cornerstones of everything we do at Simple Energy. Developing a BMS from scratch was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made, allowing us to have an unparalleled degree of vertical integration on the ONE – allowing us to achieve more range and performance than any other EV on the market. This decision will also make it easier for Simple to develop future products.”
Simple Energy says its one-of-a-kind battery management system is quite compact for a 10kW solution. Thanks to this, the scooter leaves spaces for other applications and components such as a larger battery. The company adds that its system is “extremely accurate” and is able to detect changes as small as 0.6mV, making calculations such as remaining battery and range estimates more accurate and system-wide. is designed to support the ISO 26262 security system.
The company announced the launch of the Simple One electric scooter from ₹1,09,999 (ex-showroom) for the standard variant and ₹1,44,999 (ex-showroom) for the long range configuration. Deliveries are expected to begin later this year in June.
Date of first publication: March 16, 2022, 12:13 PM IST